Creator

Date Original

1905-05-06

Description

Lunch menu for the Arkansas Wood Products Association Board of Directors meeting on October 31, 1953, at the Marion Hotel in Little Rock, Arkansas, printed on thin plywood. There is a depiction of a woodpecker in the top left corner, drilling at wood. Lumber industry terminology is used to describe items on the menu.

Biographical/Historical Note

Kenneth L. Smith collected these materials while researching his book, "Sawmill: The Story of Cutting the Last Great Virgin Forest East of the Rockies," a history of logging in the Arkansas and Oklahoma Ouachita Mountains from 1900 to 1950. The book was published by the University of Arkansas Press in1986.

Physical Description

Artifact, 9" x 12"

Subjects

Timber

Contributor

Arkansas Wood Products Association; McKnight Veneers Inc. (of Helena, Arkansas)

Geographical Area

Helena, Phillips County (Ark.); Little Rock, Pulaski County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

MS.000245, Box 3, Folder 11

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Kenneth L. Smith collection, MS.000245

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Menu, Board of directors meeting, Arkansas Wood Products Association, Kenneth L. Smith collection, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Rights

Use and reproduction of images held by the Arkansas State Archives without prior written permission is prohibited. For information on reproducing images held by the Arkansas State Archives, please call 501-682-6901 or email at state.archives@arkansas.gov.

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